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The hidden costs of fuel

On the surface, measuring an industrial diesel engine’s fuel consumption and its effect on your total cost of ownership (TCO) seems straight forward, but too much focus on the fuel gage can...

Volvo Penta considers the path ahead to electrify ferries around the world

Volvo Penta has an impressive global portfolio of contributing power solutions to diesel, hybrid, and electric ferries. We hear from Jan Willem, Director of Marine Commercial Global at Volvo...

Why Total Cost of Ownership is so important

Understanding total cost of ownership (TCO) of an industrial diesel engine will help you make better investments and purchase more reliable engines, but there are multiple factors that need...

Four Things to Consider When Purchasing a Facility Generator Engine

Volvo Penta takes a look at the key things you should consider when choosing a generator and how to get the most out of your system. From emissions reductions to synchronizing generators...

Volvo Penta supports Gothenburg RoRo Terminals sustainable HVO journey

Gothenburg RoRo Terminal recently made the switch to 100% HVO fuel. Volvo Penta caught up with the terminal’s Technical Support, and Workshop Manager, Göran Dittmer, to hear about this...

A powerful partnership: Volvo Penta and ZEM come together to drive marine electrification

Last week, we made an exciting announcement about expanding our electromobility capabilities, experience, and range through the acquisition of the Norwegian company, ZEM AS. Here I share...

Volvo Penta extends its Glass Cockpit offering with three new displays

Volvo Penta, together with Garmin, has extended its Glass Cockpit offering with a new range of displays that come in 7", 9", and 12" sizes.

Boating Industry Recognizes Volvo Penta Assisted Docking in Top Boating Products of the Year

Volvo Penta’s Assisted Docking technology has been honored among the top products of the year by Boating Industry magazine. The top 50 boating products appeared in the May issue of the...

Superior maneuverability and comfort: Bravada Yachts selects Volvo Penta as propulsion provider

Luxury houseboat manufacturer Bravada Yachts, Arizona, USA, selected Volvo Penta as the propulsion provider of choice for its new Atlas V Series 80 x 22 custom lake houseboat, “Invictus.”...

Safe, comfortable, and fuel-efficient: Volvo Penta IPS is the pilot's choice

We take a closer look at three pilot boats – operating in China, Norway, and the USA – all powered by Volvo Penta Inboard Performance System (IPS). How does one system perform in drastically...

Live Webcast goes behind the scenes of the newly launched Assisted Docking technology

Docking is probably the most stressful aspect of boating. As part of our continuous effort to make life on the water easier, in January Volvo Penta announced Assisted Docking, a new...

Volvo Penta IPS the perfect fit for Greek Tourist Transportation companies

The Volvo Penta Inboard Performance System (IPS) delivers a host of benefits to Greek Ferry company Santorini Boatmen & Mooring Services.

Volvo Penta's Assisted Docking Technology Receives Recognition at CES 2021

Last week at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2021, Volvo Penta announced the commercial availability of its Assisted Docking technology to acclaim and recognition. Named a finalist by...